Friday, 28 December 2018

Friday 28th December 2018

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Red-necked Grebe and 3x Cattle Egret still

47x Pink-footed Geese over east at 11:10 (IBu)

Redshank still north end also 2x Goosander, 4x Willow Tit (SSe)

Doxey Marsh
2x Cattle Egret, Great White Egret, 2x Little Egret, 14x Pink-footed Geese, 4x Stonechat, Water Rail, 3x Goosander, 72x Shoveler, 69x Teal, Mandarin, Common Gull, Peregrine, (GPr, MBo, JJH, SJH) - Also Short-eared Owl at 15:30 (JJH,SJH)

Uttoxeter Quarry
500x Lapwing, 4x Shoveler, 4x Gadwall, Chiffchaff, (SCa)

Cannock Chase
Great Grey Shrike still (RCB)  -  Also Cadet Huts to Abraham's Valley 200x Brambling, 41x Crossbill, 50x Redpoll, Stonechat (ABl)

Tittesworth Water
Jack Snipe on Conservation Pool, Pintail, Pink-footed Goose, 4x Pochard, 27x Snipe (SGi)

3x Chiffchaff, 2x Jack Snipe, 4x Snipe, (MFo)

Ad Iceland Gull, 1w Caspian Gull, 2x ad YL Gull in the roost

Branston GPs
350x Lapwing, 45x Golden Plover, 14x Curlew, 4x Ruff, Redshank, 85x Pochard, 40x Wigeon, 12x Shoveler, 36x Little Grebe, Goldeneye, 3x ad YL Gull, Cetti's Warbler, c15,000 Starling, Little Egret, (DSc)